Arunachal Pradesh: Etalin hydro project scrapped in its current form

Arunachal's hydropower projects can destroy almost 50% of native bird species

In a temporary relief for local communities and conservationists, the Forestry Advisory Committee (FAC) has scrapped a proposal to establish the Etalin hydroelectric project in Arunachal Pradesh’s Dibang Valley. The Forestry Advisory Committee (FAC) of the Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, which held a meeting last month on the project, says there … Read more